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THREE THINGS WE LEARNED

Bill Elliott (right) and son Chase had fun in Victory Lane after Chase’s victory at Watkins Glen on Aug. 5. Bill tried his hand at road racing on Saturday and finished 20th in a NASCAR Xfinity race at Road America. [AP/ JULIE JACOBSON]

1. Bill is back!

Bill Elliott came out of the NASCAR Hall of Fame to compete in Saturday’s Xfinity race at Road America. The 62-year-old driver finished 20th with a big smile. “I hit everything except the lottery,” Elliott said of the road race.

2. No more Bill

Elliott had a big time donning a driver’s suit and helmet, but he indicated this was a one-time experience. “It was a great day. It was a lot of fun,” said Elliott, who started 23rd in the field. Asked if he would race again, Elliott said: “I doubt it. This was a good time.”

3. Legge improves

wheeled everything from sports cars to IndyCars in her racing career, did much better in her second Xfinity start. After a 30th-place at Mid-Ohio, the blazing Brit fin She hopes to get a Cup ride for the Charlotte Roval.

— Godwin Kelly, godwin. kelly@news-jrnl.com